poetry critical

online poetry workshop

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Welcome to Poetry Critical, an online poetry workshop. To post your own poetry you'll need to create a user id by typing a name and password in the box above and hitting 'New User'. If you just want to critique or jump into the discussion, however, you can go ahead and get started!

Random Poem:

galileo meets edison

you're a planet
stuck on a loop
a record groove
of downer tunes
off and on
like a night time switch
back and forth
like a needle stitch
out of sync to outerspace
rhythmic beats in a sphere-shaped case
here it comes
there you go

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